Established in 1987 by chairman and managing director Bob Weston, 62, Weston Homes builds new homes and mixed-use projects on brownfield sites in London and the southeast of England. Last year, the group posted record turnover of £154.1m after completing 622 homes. The Essex-based company is planning on further growth after increasing its revolving credit facility to £200m with a syndicate of banks, including Lloyds.

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Company details
Year2017
Rank173
CompanyWeston Group
ActivityHousebuilder
LocationEssex
Sales £m154.1
Operating profit £m17.2
Main shareholdersBob Weston (40%), management and other (60%)
Staff346
Founded1987
Websitewww.weston-homes.com

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